Reach Us +442837180055
mental health, psychiatry and mental health, journals on mental health, mental health journals, journals mental health
journals for mental health, best journals for mental health, mental health journals uk, journals on psychiatry
journals of psychiatry, psychiatry journals, asean, journal
Google Scholar citation report
Citations : 2789

ASEAN Journal of Psychiatry received 2789 citations as per google scholar report

ASEAN Journal of Psychiatry peer review process verified at publons
Journal Name ASEAN Journal of Psychiatry (MyCite Report)  
Total Publications 32
Total Citations 16
Total Non-self Citations 12
Yearly Impact Factor 0.053
5-Year Impact Factor 0.104
Immediacy Index 0.000
Cited Half-life 2.7
H-index 3
Social Sciences Medical & Health Sciences
Q3 Q2


Effect of Group Reality Therapy on Depression and Anxiety in Breast Cancer Patients Undergoing Chemotherapy in Ali-Ibn-Abitalib Hospital

Author(s): Afshin Emami, Seyed Mehdi Hashemi*, Nour Mohammad Bakhshani, Jafar Sarani Yaztappeh and Mohammadreza Hormozi

The present study aims to assess the effect of group reality therapy on depression and anxiety in breast cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy in Ali-Ibn-Abitalib hospital, Zahedan, in 2017-2018. The current study is an application of research using a semi-experimental design. It employs a pretest-posttest design and separates participants into control and experiment groups. Additionally, it is a qualitative study in terms of data collection.Beck’s depression and anxiety inventory (1998, 2000) was used to collect data. The statistical population of this study consists of all the breast cancer patients hospitalized in Ali-Ibn-Abitalib hospital, Zahedan. Non-probability available sampling was used to select the sample. The sample size consisted of 24 individuals randomly divided into two groups of experiment and control. The inclusion criteria were doctors’ diagnosis and depression and anxiety diagnosis based on the BDI and BAI. The experiment group received reality therapy in 10 90-minutes sessions, and the control group received no intervention. Data were analyzed using univariate covariance analysis. The results showed that group reality therapy leads to less depression and anxiety in breast cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy.

Full-Text PDF

scan code
Get the App